KLCC’s Barbara Dellenback hosts Oregon Grapevine, conversations with people who are actively and passionately creating the present and future in which they wish to live. The show takes its name from Oregon's state flower, the Oregon Grape, and through it you'll hear candid and compelling conversations on arts and activism, political lobbying, the future of libraries, and unique perspectives on current events. If you know people taking creative and perceptive action, and making unusual choices in these times, please send us an email.
Oregon Grapevine: Diversity in the World of Wine
Tiquette Bramlett about speaks with Oregon Grapevine host, Barbara Dellenback, about her role as the first Black woman to run a winery. Tiquette and Barbara discuss inclusivity and diversity in the wine world, recruiting the BIPOC community, and singing to the grapes.
Oregon Grapevine: John Frohnmayer-Art, Ethics, and Rowing.
Oregon Grapevine host, Barbara Dellenback, speaks with the former chair of the National Endowment for the Arts. John Frohnmayer and Barbara touch on arts in education, making ethical choices, going home again, and competitive rowing.
Oregon Grapevine: Oregon Historical Society
Oregon Grapevine host, Barbara Dellenback, and Kerry Tymchuck, Executive Director of the Oregon Historical Society, talk about the importance of history and archives. They discuss the OHS collection, upcoming exhibits, and the place of stories in our lives.
Oregon Grapevine: Movie Puppet Creator, Georgina Hayns
Oregon Grapevine host, Barbara Dellenback, speaks with award-winning puppet creator, Georgina Hayns. Georgina and Barbara discuss the difference between puppets and dolls, the use of puppets in film, the importance of art in Hayns' life, and living in the Pacific Northwest.
Oregon Grapevine: Nancy Hughes and Stove Team International
Stove Team International founder, Nancy Hughes, and Oregon Grapevine host, Barbara Dellenback, talk about the project to eliminate open cooking fires in Latin America. They talk about cross cultural learning, stove engineering, and changing lives.
Oregon Grapevine: Gary Tepfer-Photography, Philosophy, and Life in Eugene
Oregon Grapevine host, Barbara Dellenback, speaks with photographer Gary Tepfer about his art and inspirations. Gary is a well known photographer of the U.S. Southwest and Mongolia, among other projects. He and Barbara talk about growing up in Eugene, music, and the importance of natural spaces.